Daves Creek Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3740 Melody Mizer Ln
Cumming, GA 30041
Phone
(770) 888-1222
District
FORSYTH COUNTY
County
FORSYTH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1212
Classroom Teachers
73

* Daves Creek Elementary School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.8% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Daves Creek Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
94%
47%
89%
42%
98%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
96%
46%
95%
43%
96%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
91%
43%
91%
45%
90%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 9 0.7%
Kindergarten 172 14.2%
Grade 1 184 15.2%
Grade 2 197 16.3%
Grade 3 202 16.7%
Grade 4 234 19.3%
Grade 5 214 17.7%
Total 1212 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.8% 58.8% 40.7%
Black 2.9% 4.2% 38.0%
Hispanic 3.5% 14.3% 16.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 75.4% 22.1% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.7% 15.4% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 12.8% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 2.6% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 219,880 10,617,423
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 889.5 182
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.4% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.9% 34.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 11.4% 13.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 73,675 3,744,027
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 12.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.8% 86.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.7% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.6% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.2% 13.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.1% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.1% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.8% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.5% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 4.7% 12.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,107 $282,375,466 53.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $350 $16,183,300 3.1%
Staff $225 $10,403,550 2.0%
General Administration $23 $1,063,474 0.2%
School Administration $492 $22,749,096 4.3%
Operation $646 $29,869,748 5.6%
Transportation $385 $17,801,630 3.4%
Other $222 $10,264,836 1.9%
Total Support $2,343 $108,335,634 20.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,011 $139,222,618 26.3%
Total Expenditures $11,461 $529,933,718 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,158 $10,882,473,346 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $929,698,798 4.6%
Staff $511 $903,923,542 4.4%
General Administration $129 $227,147,490 1.1%
School Administration $643 $1,136,500,769 5.6%
Operation $771 $1,363,376,756 6.7%
Transportation $484 $856,045,567 4.2%
Other $320 $564,885,201 2.8%
Total Support $3,385 $5,981,796,435 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,981 $3,501,643,160 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,524 $20,365,869,544 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%